Joel Embiid’s effort in the Sixers’ collection of recent games certainly did not go unnoticed by fans. And, if it somehow did go unnoticed from the rest of the league, it no longer has. The MVP frontrunner has earned Eastern Conference Player of the Week honors. It is the fifth time in his career that […]Read more "Sixers’ Joel Embiid Earns Eastern Conference Player of the Week Honors"
First in the Eastern Conference, that’s where the Sixers sit and they don’t plan on giving up that seat anytime soon. The team has a chance to pad their lead once again against the lowly Detroit Pistons. After a too close for comfort victory on Saturday night, the Sixers will have to tighten things up […]Read more "Sixers will be looking to keep the momentum going against lowly Pistons"
The Philadelphia 76ers have played some of their best basketball that we’ve seen in the last decade or so. When all of the Sixers’ starters play, they showcase a 9-0 record. Their bench has been led by walking bucket Shake Milton and rookie Tyrese Maxey. However, the Sixers have been struggling to find someone to […]Read more "Sixers: Three Reserve Power Forward Options to Bolster the Bench"
As the Sixers sit prettily at the top of the Eastern Conference, many have been quick to compliment the dominance of Joel Embiid. However, if we’ve learned anything over the last two games, it’s that Tobias Harris also deserves a round of applause. When it was announced that Doc Rivers would be the man to […]Read more "Tobias Harris is thriving under new offensive structure"
Potential trap game for the Sixers? Following a triumphant pair of wins over the Boston Celtics, the first-place Sixers head up north to Detroit to take on the 3-12 Detroit Pistons. After a messy, messy offseason (shoutout to @ZCiavoPSN), the Pistons have really struggled to show any sort of rhythm this year. Throw in the […]Read more "Three things to watch for in tonight’s Sixers-Pistons showdown"
Joel Embiid continued his push for MVP as the Sixers sweep the Celtics in their first two meetings of the season. Ah, Sixers’ basketball is fun again. In the latter half of the NBA’s new style of a “home and home,” the Sixers sent the Celtics out of Philly with their second consecutive win against […]Read more "Embiid Shines Again as Sixers Stave Off Brown’s Career Night"
After defeating the Celtics in the first leg of the back-to-back the rivals are back at it tonight. Led by a 42 point performance from Joel Embiid, the Sixers were able to secure a victory by a score of 117-109. There is no time for the team to rest on their laurels and here are […]Read more "Three things Sixers fans should watch in Celtics rematch"
The Sixers are currently sitting in first place in the Eastern Conference at 10-5. They’ve had some uneven games, and the COVID protocols have definitely affected the team as they’ve had to play undermanned a few times. All things considered, first place is a very good place to be in through the first quarter of […]Read more "Quarterly report card: Are the Sixers becoming a Beast in the East?"
Ben Simmons has had sky-high expectations for his time on the basketball court since he was a teenager. Hype videos surfaced of him taking the ball coast-to-coast and dunking in a way that should be impossible for a guy his size. This, of course, made those videos go viral for years. Simmons was given the […]Read more "Is There a Deeper Cause of Ben Simmons’ Recent Struggles?"
Yet another MVP night for the Sixers big man. Following a frustrating loss at the hands of Ja Morant and the Memphis Grizzlies, the Sixers bounced back in a big way by knocking off their longtime division rival; the Boston Celtics. While granted the C’s were without their superstar forward Jayson Tatum, it was a […]Read more "Stunning performance from Embiid helps Sixers neutralize Celtics"